Today’s businesses face an ever-evolving list of security concerns, including DDoS attacks, SQL injections and cross-site scripting attempts. WP Engine is stepping in to provide customers with a high-powered security solution: Global Edge Security, which offers enterprise-grade cyber defense built specifically to secure your WordPress site.
Created together with Cloudflare, this new security package combines the intelligence and expertise that WP Engine has gained from serving more than 80,000 global customers. This package, built specifically for the WP Engine platform by Cloudflare and WP Engine engineers, gives our customers the unique protection that is specially created for WordPress and WP Engine customers.
The four components of this offering include three security components as well as a performance boost:
- Managed Web Application Firewall (WAF): Managed WAF rule sets tailored to WP Engine customers; identifies new attack patterns and creates rules accordingly.
- Advanced DDoS Mitigation: Harness Cloudflare’s powerful network for protection against DDoS attacks.
- SSL/TLS: With SSL/TLS management, web traffic passes through the global network to prevent unwanted breaches, and site encryption keeps your WordPress site safe from prying eyes.
- Cloudflare CDN: Cloudflare’s CDN accelerates security and site performance at the global level.